In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1to be minded to + inf — sentirse inclinado a + inf
- if he were so minded — si así lo deseara
- Especially students in a school like Las Vegas Academy, which is designed to accommodate more creative, artistically minded students.
- In the American sub-culture of scientifically minded people, Darwin has become a symbol of reason, scientific inquiry, and - yes - evolution.
- There's no easy way fully to understand the mental processes of a dreamy minded kid, though, especially one who was of poetic leanings.
- They are the thinkers, the overachievers, the rational, problem solving, liberal minded, intellectual elite.
- Lots of plastic miniatures add to the fun and while there are plenty of dice to be rolled there's enough strategy to keep the more serious minded gamer interested.
- This arrangement was not received with cries of joy from my very conventionally minded parents, understandably perhaps, as I was their only daughter.
- He has employed another more commercially minded architect, David Childs, to work with Libeskind and bash the plans into shape.
- A great bonus for all teams would be the addition of strappers and/or medically minded persons for the purpose of treating injuries on game days.
- So have two paintings by Joseph Wright of Derby, ordered directly from the scientifically minded midlands artist's studio.
- There is always one who is far less commercially minded than the other, forever wanting to decorate their investment, or personalise it.
- How, then, should a scientifically minded investigator assess her testimony in contrast to Mom's account of events?
- For the technically minded, they are indulging in metonymy; they confuse the map and the territory, the name and the object, and the man with his office.
- Economically minded and a visionary, he was looking for something that would give the community an economic boost.
- It marks the coming together of an increasingly internationally minded avant-garde theatre scene.
- That's what I'm looking for: a liberal minded centrist.
- In Taiwan, he fell in with a group of creatively minded people, one of whom asked him to film an ethnomusicological documentary he was making.
- Hall's view that scientifically minded girls thrive in single-sex classes is confirmed by women scientists.
- Championship will bring its own pressures, and for even the most liberal minded teams and managers, whatever needs to be done to win will be done.
- I must have been around 12 years old when my liberal minded parents handed me over the fundamentalist Christians.
- Commercially minded subcontractors were hiring quantity surveyors to review payments from main contractors.
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